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Only 72% frequently recycle outside the home
In a bid to recycle as much food waste as possible from commercial premises and improve efficiency, City of Cardiff Council’s commercial services has completed a successful trial with a local Chinese restaurant using a larger 500-litre bin from Taylor.
Off-road time minimisedSubscription
Between December 2011 and April 2012, Cory Environmental replaced 54 of its vehicles with new 3.5- and 7.5-tonne Isuzu rigid trucks.
Finnish firm Enevo, which developed a sensor-based system for monitoring the fullness of bins, said that a pilot project in Nottingham has reduced litter bin collections by 70%.
Designing homes for binsSubscription
The time may have come for Britain’s house-building industry to consider more radical solutions to the nation’s bin blight problem
Report suggests underground storage and shared bins
GMB says Kier has not addressed the issue
Local benefits that lastSubscription
Birmingham’s Business Charter for Social Responsibility was used by the city council to extract social value from a £20m deal with Dennis Eagle for refuse collection vehicles and equipment, resulting in an innovative partnership, as Richard Taylor explains
System for pay-by weightSubscription
Norfolk-based waste management provider Norse Waste Solutions has equipped its fleet of RCVs with the Enviroweigh bin weigher from Vehicle Weighing Solutions (VWS) and tagged its bins with radio-frequency identification (RFID) chips to monitor collections and help customers improve their recycling efficiency.
Vehicle Weighing Solutions’ (VWS) bin weighing and onboard weighing systems are now approved to comply with the Whole Vehicle Type Approval (WVTA) regulations.